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Comune di Gessate
Gessate is located in Italy
Location of Gessate in Italy
Coordinates: 45°33′N 9°26′E / 45.550°N 9.433°E / 45.550; 9.433Coordinates: 45°33′N 9°26′E / 45.550°N 9.433°E / 45.550; 9.433
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Province of Milan (MI)
Frazioni Villa Fornaci
 • Total 7.8 km2 (3.0 sq mi)
Elevation 144 m (472 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 6,496
 • Density 830/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Demonym Gessatesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 20060
Dialing code 02
Website Official website

Gessate is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Milan in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of Milan. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 6,496 and an area of 7.8 square kilometres (3.0 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Gessate contains the frazione (subdivision) Villa Fornaci.

Gessate borders the following municipalities: Cambiago, Masate, Pessano con Bornago, Inzago, Gorgonzola and, Bellinzago Lombardo.

Gessate hosts the easternmost terminus of Milan Metro (Line 2, Gessate branch).

Demographic evolution[edit]


  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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